Monongalia County Health Department
The Monongalia County Health Department strives to achieve a healthy community by protecting and promoting public health through education, training, advocacy and the provision of health services.
High blood pressure is called the "silent killer" because it often has no warning signs or symptoms. Many people who have high blood pressure don't even know it. MCHD is offering free blood pressure checks on May 7th from 9 am to 3 pm. Walk-ins are welcome..
The is to encourageThe goal of National Women's Health Week is to encourage women to make their health a priority. MCHD offers many important women's health services and screenings at affordable rates. Call (304) 598-5119 to schedule an appointment.
MCHD proudly provides quality preventive and restorative dental care for children and adults. We accept private pay, many insurances, WV Medicaid and CHIP. Call us at (304) 598-5108 to schedule an appointment. For more information visit www.mchddentistry.com.
The WIC Program provides supplemental foods, nutrition education, and breastfeeding promotion and support for low to moderate income pregnant, breastfeeding and newly postpartum women, infants and children up to age five who are at nutritional risk. The Monongalia County Health Department WIC Program serves Doddridge, Harrison, Marion, Preston, Taylor and Monongalia Counties. To find out if WIC can benefit your family, click here.
MCHD offers free and confidential STD testing. Call us for an appointment at (304) 598-5119.
The MCHD Threat Preparedness Program would like to remind you that there are steps you take now to prepare for an emergency or a disaster. Click on the graphic above to find out more.
Did you know MCHD now offers an online option to get a food worker card? It costs a bit more -- and you do have to pass a test -- but you can register, pay, complete the training and print a card right from your own home or business. Click on the graphic for more info.
Food Safety & Recall Info
MCHD inspection scores and reports are available online.
Are you planning an overseas trip?
MCHD is now offering Typhoid vaccine for travelers. We also offer Hepatitis A and many other recommended traveler's vaccines -- no prescriptions required. Call us at 598-5119
for more information.
is May 12, 2015 at
10 am, 2 pm & 6 pm
FOOD WORKER CARDS
9-11 am and 2-3 pm
It's not too late to get the flu or a flu shot.